Lake Independence Area Sees First Homicide in 90 Days

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Updated: June 30, 2016

Kingsley Morrison - DJ VibezLast night’s murder in the Lake Independence area was the first in about three months. Police and residents say the area had been quiet for some time. Assistant Commissioner of Police, Chester Williams spoke of the efforts being put into that area of the city.

CHESTER WILLIAMS

 

Resident Kimberly Michael who was on scene shortly after the murder says there is some concern among residents as they are now expecting some kind of retaliation.

KIMBERLY MICHAEL

Assistant Commissioner Williams says interventions and workshops will continue in the area.

CHESTER WILLIAMS

 

Police says that Morrison and Brooks were known to them as gang affiliates.